Chapter 3: Measurement

3.4 Unit conversions

Sometimes it is necessary to convert between measurements in different units. Conversions within the metric system are straightforward—it designed intentionally for this to be the case. Conversions between metric units and customary units (which is what we use in the US), or between different customary units (such as conversions between fluid ounces and gallons) are just a little more involved.

3.4.1 Conversions with only metric units

3.4.2 Conversions with metric and customary units